Profile of Bob Wakeham

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  • Predictions for the big night

    The headline in The Telegram — “No plans for ABC campaign: Davis” — was undoubtedly posted on Conservative Party of Canada bulletin boards ...

  • Dramatic moments on the campaign trail

    And, no, it was not concerning the latest in Muskrat misadventures, the news about that lurking white elephant in Labrador, construction delays ...

  • Give the b’ys a break

    And a time for forgiveness, as well, and an acknowledgement that the Newfoundland Tories have turned over a new leaf. In fact, it will go down in ...

  • Putting in for a job as a PUB intervenor

    But after hearing tell that Danny Dumaresque, the Labradorian who hasn't stopped talking since emerging from the womb five decades ago, believes ...

  • A game of ‘Dodge Ball’

    Ball hasn’t exactly been tearing up the airwaves or creating banner headlines with bold or even thoughtful policy statements, and has been ...

  • Harbour Deep Throat uncovers a Davis video

    My always reliable source, Harbour Deep Throat, has uncovered another such testimonial to be released within the next couple of weeks. ...

  • When guns were toy six-shooters

    You know the programs: “Rocky Mountain Justice,” “Alaska Justice,” “Fish and Game Justice”; I’m fully expecting that one of these days, we’ll see ...

  • Ray Guy should be required reading

    Pathologically shy (by his own admission), and humble to a fault, Ray would have found it impossible — embarrassing, in fact — to have to listen ...

  • The secret meeting they don’t want you to know about

    But my trusty source, Harbour Deep Throat, begs to differ. In fact, he has obtained a tape of a committee meeting that actually took place. ...

  • Why ‘The Duff’ deserves sainthood

    Why? Certainly not because of any kind of angelic involvement in Canadian journalism. Duffy was more of a star, a celebrity, than a reporter ...